Useful Information

Altitude
Capital
: 3,399 m (Cusco)
Altitude: Minimum: 532 meters (Pilcopata)
Maximum: 4,801 m (Suyckutambo)

Weather
The city of Cusco has a semi-dry and cold climate. The highest average annual temperature is 19.6 ° C (67.3 º F) and the minimum 4.2 ° C (39.6 º F). The rainy season starts in November and ends in March, when the mountains are covered in green. Between June and July is the "cold" (cold) in which occasional snowfalls have been reported.

Roadways
By land: Lima-Arequipa-Cusco: 1 650 km (26 hour drive), Lima-Nasca-Cusco-Abancay Puquio: 1 131 km (20 hours by car), Puno-Cusco: 389 km (7 hours by car)

Air: Regular flights from Lima (1 hour) and from Arequipa (30 minutes) to the city of Cusco.

Train: Regular service: Puno-Cusco: 384 km (10 hours)

Distances from the city of Cusco
Acomayo (Prov. Acomayo) 104.5 km / 3 hours.
Anta (Prov. Anta) 26 km / 30 minutes.
Calca (Prov. Calca) 50 km / 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Yanaoca (Prov. Canas) 165 km / 3 hours.
Sichuan (Prov. Canchis) 138 km / 2 hours.
Santo Tomas (Prov. Chumbivilcas) 240 km / 10 hours.
Yauri (Prov. Espinar) 241 km / 7 hours.
Quillabamba (Province Convention) 210 km / 6 hours.
Paruro (Paruro province) 64 km / 2 hours.
Paucartambo (Paucartambo province) 109 km / 3 hours.
Urcos (Quispicanchi province) 46 km / 40 minutes.
Urubamba (Urubamba province) 78 km / 1 hour and 25 minutes.